Author: Aaqib

Budget 2018: Smart Cities Mission Gets Hike of 50 Percent

99 smart cities have been selected with an outlay of Rs 2.04 lakh crore. These cities have started implementing the smart cities mission and about Rs 2,350 crore worth of projects have already been completed. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Budget 2018 has proposed an over 50 percent increase in the allocation for smart cities […]

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JA Solar Partners with Manitu Solar to Expand Presence in Eastern European Markets

JA Solar accounts for approximately 10% of the solar market globally. We have over 20 regional offices and facilities across the globe, providing solar products to more than 100 countries. JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd announced that it has formed a partnership with Manitu Solar, a leading PV distributor in Hungary to expand its reach […]

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The9 Singapore Inks Pact with Solar Energy Company on Blockchain Technology

Pursuant to the agreement, with respect to the trading and distribution of solar energy using blockchain technology, The9 Singapore will provide C&I with related blockchain technology, one-stop solution and community operation. The9 Singapore, an Internet company announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with C&I Singapore Renewable and Innovative Tech. (“C&I”) in relation to […]

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Pacifico Energy Raises 15.5 Billion Yen for Its First Solar Fund

Pacifico plans to launch additional renewable energy funds in the future incorporating a pipeline of its own developed solar projects and carefully chosen external solar assets. Pacifico Energy K.K. has announced it has successfully completed the launch of its first solar investment fund. The Fund will be comprised of 5 Japanese solar power plants totaling […]

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Demand for Solar Products Goes up in Kashmir

The local markets in Kashmir are filled with solar products like, solar geysers, solar lights, solar bulbs, solar lantern, solar heating systems which are proving very useful during the winters. To meet the power needs and to cope with the irregular electricity supply, people in the Kashmir Valley are now using solar panels and solar-powered […]

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Centre to Host Solar Alliance Meet in March

French President Emmanuel Macron is also likely to be in present when the initiative, launched at the 2015 UN Climate Change Conference in Paris by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former French President Francois Hollande, officially takes off.   The central government is gearing up for another diplomatic feat with the formal launch of the […]

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Mission Solar Energy Ramping up 2018 Production

The Texas-based manufacturing plant is currently hiring additional employees to take the production line operations to a 24/7 schedule. Mission Solar Energy has announced that they are ramping up production to meet product demands for 2018. Since the launch of its new product line targeting commercial and residential projects in the first quarter of 2017, […]

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Pune’s Nine Hills Goes Solar, Installs Largest PV Plant

According to the Society Chairman Kusai Goawala, “We used to get a monthly bill of approximately P 3 lakh for the society, now with the solar plant, we will reduce consumption and pay only about 1.75 lakh per month for usage.” In a significant development, the city’s largest residential rooftop solar power plant, with a […]

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Kerala State Electricity Board to Push for Big in Solar Power Sector

Under Solar Connect, roof-top solar plants with a capacity of two kilowatts to 100 kilowatts (especially on public terraces spread over 5000 sq m) can be connected to the KSEB grid. KSEB Limited is planning to push for big in the solar power sector. From the existing 103.2 MW, the public utility wants to generate […]

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